Slumdog millionaire the Oscar star
2009-02-23 06:46:39 - Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles for this year’s Oscars venue.Shinning star of the Oscar is “Slumdog Millionaire” on top of race at the 81st Annual Academy Awards stole the show with eight oscars out of ten nomination with directing honor for Danny Boyle.
Indian story of rags to riches too much criticised,debated between media India to media western pronouncing poor India. Slumdog milionaire is very ordinary film by the western film makers entering joint venture with bollywoods.A Film with very ordinary tale of shantytown boy desire to be millionaire gets Hollywood attention.Is the film award wants the western film maker look for abundent audience in India which has more than twenty miilions filmgoers addicted to Bollywood style of films.Film shoot may be of value but has shalow depth in story to tell or to inspire the youth.
Best picture award is eighth to “Slumdog Millionaire” the Academy Awards 2009, the film champion, roling up its Obscurity-to-glory story by winning best picture and seven other Oscars, including the directing honor for Danny Boyle also include adapted screenplay, cinematography, editing and both music Oscars, score and song.Hollywood champions their peoples with their world of understanding cienma but in India cienma is both educative,enetrtainment to bring social change and mirror of society on which basis Indian cienma has grown to its height with unity,amity of community, caste and creed with modern culture confluence in its totality.
Celebration night for Slumdog Millionaire,cinestas has won eight Oscars of the night.
Simon Beaufoy got the award for best adapted screenplay, the second award of to Anthony Dod Mantle bagged the Oscar for best cinematography.Best Sound Mixing: Ian Tapp, Resul Pookutty for Slumdog Millionaire sound team collect the film’s third Oscar of the evening with the film’s superb visuals matched with its accoustic best dizzying sounds, film deserves.The fourth Oscar to SM editing chief Chris Dickens collects the best film editing award. Fifth Oscar goes to Jai Ho, AR Rehman the music composer:best song Oscar:Best Original Score A R Rahman for‘Jai Ho.A rather lovely selection from each of the nominees for best original score is played before Zac Efron and Alicia Keys announce the winner as AR RAHMAN for SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE.
Rahman in total excitement being nominated to his wedding day as Slumdog claims its fifth award of the evening.Then comes GULZAR from SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE the Sixth Oscar for Slumdog till now.Seven oscar for best Direction goes to Danny Boyle for Slumdog Millionaire.AR Rehman scores second oscar in cateogary best original score seven oscar to slumdog millionaire.
Penelop Cruz, who won the “Best Supporting Actress” award for his performance in “Vicky Cristina Barcelona”. Dustin Lance Black won the “Best Original Screenplay” award for “Milk”.Kate Winslet, best actress for the Holocaust themed drama “The Reader”; Sean Penn, best actor for the title role of “Milk”; Heath Ledger, supporting actor for “The Dark Knight”.
British scriptwriter Simon Beaufoy fetched the first Oscar in the Best Adapted Screenplay category for “Slumdog Millionaire”, based on Indian diplomat Vikas Swarup’s novel “Q and A”It is a tremendous honour. I thank Vikas Swarup, without him ‘Slumdog’ would not have happened, thanks Vikas Swarup,” said Beaufoy while accepting the golden statuette.”Thank you Dev, thank you Latika and the entire cast and crew of Slumdog,” Beaufoy said.
The scriptwriter has already bagged the Golden Globe and BAFTA for “Slumdog Millionaire”I learnt a lot about life,” said Beaufoy about his India experience.This is a first Oscar for Beaufoy, who was earlier nominated in 1997 in the Original Screenplay Category for the film “Full Monty”.
Oscar has two Indian documentaries “Smile Pinki” and “The Final Inch”, are also in the Oscar race in Documentary (Short) category along with the presence of three Indian child actors,Azharuddin and Rubina of “Slumdog Millionaire” and Pinki Sonkar of “Smile Pinki” at the Oscars.
KATE WINSLET wins best actress for THE READER.
Oscar for best documentary short film goes to MEGAN MYLAN for SMILE PINKI.
Smile Pinki documentary was nominated to the Oscar with the news of its winning the Oscar has brought Rampur Dabohi tiny villaage buzzing with visitors.American filmmaker Megan Mylan won the best short documentary Oscar for 'Smile Pinki, a tale of a poor Indian village girl born with a cleft lip.
Rampur Dabohi, a reclusive village in Naxal-hit Mirzapur district of Uttar Pradesh with a sparse population of 2500 peoples, with scanty basic facilities living and no electricity and water finds in midst of world recognition and fame.
“As Pinki has given an international recognition to Rampur Dabai village in Mirzapur district, the government has decided to undertake several developmental projects for the welfare of the villagers,” Mirzapur chief development officer Jaswant Singh told IANS.